Lydia Bourouiba

Associate Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering and Mechanical Engineering
Affiliate Faculty of the Institute for Medical Engineering and Science
Harvard-MIT Health Sciences and Technology (HST) Faculty
Affiliate Faculty of Harvard Medical School

77 Massachusetts Ave
The Fluid Dynamics of Disease Transmission Laboratory

Cambridge, MA 02139

Tel: 617.324.7745; Lab: 617-715-4039

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